Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
Hidalgo County REQUEST FOR BID CSJ: 0921-02-311
Hidalgo County would like to invite you to submit a bid on the following:
North Alamo Rd. Realign. Project from FM 1925 (Monte Cristo Rd) to 0.54 miles North of FM 1925
The project scope consists of realigning a local roadway facility consisting of Grading, Cement Treated Subgrade, Lime Treated Flexible Base, Drainage Structures, Asphaltic Concrete Pavement, Signing, Delineation, and Pavement Markings.
Estimated Project Construction Cost: $450,000 Retainage 5%
Please be advised that due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, physical attendance at the Pre-Bid Conference and Bid Opening meeting is subject to parameters specified in any governmental Orders applicable at the time. For your convenience, the County has made virtual attendance available via online portal, and information regarding the same will be provided to all contractors having received a bid packet from Hidalgo County prior to the respective event.
A Non-Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Monday, November 2, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. at Hidalgo County Precinct No 4 located at 1051 N. Doolittle Rd. Edinburg, TX 78542.
Hidalgo County Administration Building/Purchasing Department
US Postal Mail/Courier Address:2812 S. Business Hwy 281Edinburg, TX 78539
Physical Location:2802 S. Business Hwy. 281(Southeast of Canton Rd & Business Hwy 281), Edinburg, TX 78539
Sealed bids will be accepted until 9:30 am on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. They will be opened and read aloud publically at 9:31 a.m. in the Hidalgo County Purchasing Department Conference Room located in the Hidalgo County Administration Building at 2802 S. Business Hwy 281, Edinburg, Texas. NO FACSIMILES OR LATE ARRIVALS WILL BE ACCEPTED. ANY BID RECEIVED AFTER THAT TIME WILL NOT BE OPENED AND WILL BE RETURNED.
A BIDDER’S BOND from a reliable surety company licensed to operate in the State of Texas or Certified Cashier’s Check, payable without recourse to the County of Hidalgo, for the amount of not less than 5% of the total bid shall accompany the bid as a guaranty that, if awarded the contract, the bidder will enter into a contract with the County of Hidalgo. A Payment Bond is required in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the Contract Amount if the contract exceeds $25,000. A Performance Bond is required in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the Contract Amount if the contract exceeds $100,000.
DAVIS-BACON PREVAILING WAGE RATES: Bidders must adhere to Texas State Prevailing Wage Requirements for Hidalgo County and Davis-Bacon Federal Wage Rates, including Certified Payroll. Be advised applicable wage rates may change. In addition, the successful bidder must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin.
DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE POLICY: This project is financed in part by Federal Funds. A 2% DBE GOAL has been established for this project in accordance with 49 CFR Part 26. Notice of Requirement for Affirmative Action to Ensure Equal Opportunity (Executive Order 11246, as amended). The apparent low bidder must submit DBE commitments no later than 5 calendar days after bid opening, or TxDot Form 2063.
BY ORDER OF THE COMMISSIONERS COURT OF HIDALGO COUNTY, TEXAS on this the 27th day of February 2020.